External CSS

External CSS
External CSS
External CSS
External CSS
External CSS
External CSS
External CSS
External CSS
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Tutorial: External CSS is an coding lab that allows the student to discover the relationship between the three layers of CSS coding.

This tutorial is excellent for an in-class lab. It can also be used as an online, self-paced, learning activity.


This tutorial covers the following objectives:
-- Include CSS using an external style sheet, embedded code, and inline code.
-- Demonstrate use of external, embedded, and inline CSS styles.
-- Describe the hierarchy (which technique overrides the others) and when each type is appropriate for external, embedded, and inline CSS.

This hands-on tutorial comes with a standard PDF file as well as an interactive version written using Articulate Storyline that you can upload to Moodle or Canvas.

Here is a video showing how to install the interactive, Articulate Storyline files, into your LMS (Learning Management System)

The tutorial includes the full source code solution used in the lab.

Includes a 5-step student lab with START and FINAL code for your classroom labs. (This list is included in the comment section at the top of the indexSTART.html file.)

1) EXTERNAL - Add a link to the .css file on all three .html pages
2) EMBEDDED - Add a style element containing a selector the the h1 on the index.html page
3) IN-LINE - Add another h1 element on the contact.html page
For this new h1, add in-line CSS code so it appears different from the others
4) Summarize: At the bottom of the index.html page, so it can be seen by the user,
List the three layers of CSS (external, embedded, and in-line) and describe
the precedence each layer has.

Include a short description for each layer
describing when it is useful.

Present this information in a clear and easy-to-read format.

5) Submit this file to your instructor for an activity grade.
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1 hour
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